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Winterthur Museum Library
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The library at the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum is a research center that contains a wide variety of written and visual materials that promote the interdisciplinary study of American art, material culture, and everyday life in America into the 20th century. It includes books, periodicals, archival material, printed ephemera, and both historical and modern photographs. Special strengths include manufacturers' and retailers' catalogs, resources that describe craft techniques, advice...
Topic: keywords
Building Technology Heritage Library
by Sears, Roebuck and Co.
texts
eye 719
favorite 14
comment 0
87 p. ; ill. ; 24 cm. x 23 cm. ; trade catalog
Topics: wallpaper -- catalogs, Division 09, wall coverings, wallpapering
Winterthur Museum Library
by Threlkeld Granite Co. Ltd. (Keswick, Cumberland, Eng.)
texts
eye 1,057
favorite 25
comment 0
Topics: Tiles--Catalogs, Granite, Trade catalogs--Tiles.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Fabrique de Produits Ceramiques de Maubeuge (Nord).
texts
eye 713
favorite 15
comment 0
Topics: Tiles--France--Catalogs, Tile industry--France, Trade catalogs--Tiles--France
Winterthur Museum Library
by Chase & Sanborn
texts
eye 728
favorite 20
comment 0
Topics: Coffee--Catalogs, Tea--Catalogs, Butterflies, Trade catalogs--Coffee, Trade catalogs--Tea.
University of Maryland, College Park
by Sears, Roebuck and Company
texts
eye 1,683
favorite 21
comment 0
Cover title
Topics: Sears, Roebuck and Company, Wallpaper
Winterthur Museum Library
by Sears, Roebuck and Company
texts
eye 1,599
favorite 38
comment 0
Topics: Wallpaper--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Wallpaper
Community Texts
by Clifford W Ashley
texts
eye 36,065
favorite 45
comment 2
The Ashley Book of Knots and Macrame. working with rope, line and plating Every practical Knot, what it looks like, Who uses it, where it comes from and how to tie it with 7000 drawings representing 3800 knots. 
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Topics: knots, Macrame, seamanship
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Dillmont, Thérèse de, 1846-1890
texts
eye 3,345
favorite 21
comment 0
In portfolio
Topic: Macramé
Old Time Radio
audio
eye 633,071
favorite 117
comment 10
Actually there are about 450 OTR episodes of The Whistler (archive.org didn't accept about 50 of them)
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American Libraries
texts
eye 295
favorite 1
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Wisconsin - Madison and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=ZkM7AAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
USGS Maps
collection
59,966
ITEMS
14.9M
VIEWS
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Download USGS DRG maps of the 50 states. These maps are best used with global positioning software or a map viewer. This collection was made possible by Jared Benedict of the Libre Map Project and over 100 map "liberators" (listed in the lower left-hand column of this page). For an alternative search interface, click here .
Topic: maps
Community Texts
by Jules Bourgoin
texts
eye 2,716
favorite 14
comment 0
Page scans from Les éléments de l'art arabe: Le trait des entrelacs - Jules Bourgoin - Google Books . Re-paginated (with significant corrections), section bookmarks added, and converted to PDF/A. OCR (of unknown quality) added by Adobe Acrobat Pro XI. Extracts from this book are published as Arabic Geometrical Pattern & Design (Dover, 1973; ISBN: 978-0-486-22924-9). The Dover edition omits the French text, and prints the colour plates in black and white. 246 pages: 190 line-art figures;...
Topics: arabic, islamic, art, design, architecture, geometry, construction, bourgoin, book, google,...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Nichols & Stone Company (Gardner, Mass.)
texts
eye 1,493
favorite 2
comment 0
Catalogue No.3
Topics: Chairs--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Chairs
Winterthur Museum Library
by P. Derby & Co. (New York, N.Y.)
texts
eye 1,132
favorite 3
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Chairs--Catalogs, Commercial catalogs--Chairs
Source: folio
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 1,473
favorite 7
comment 0
Topics: Chairs--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Chairs
Community Video
movies
eye 214,841
favorite 18
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It is the story of America as seen through the eyes of the former Secretary of Defense, Robert S. McNamara. One of the most controversial and influential figures in world politics, he takes us on an insider's view of the seminal events of the 20th Century. Why was this past Century the most destructive and deadly in all of human history? Are we doomed to repeat our mistakes? Are we free to make choices, or are we at the mercy of inexorable historical forces and ideologies? From the firebombing...
Topics: Fog Of War, McNamara, War, Kennedy, Errol Morris
Cornell University Library
texts
eye 5,348
favorite 69
comment 1
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Decoration and ornament
Fawcett Comics
texts
eye 565
favorite 10
comment 0
Fawcett Comics: Captain Marvel Coloring Book (1941)
Topics: marvel, whiz, captain, comics, color, characters, popular, copy, appears, month, captain marvel,...
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Topics: Decoration and ornament, Art objects
New York Public Library
by Meyer, Franz Sales, 1849-
texts
eye 27,738
favorite 77
comment 0
Topic: Decoration and ornament
California Digital Library
by Earle, Pliny, 1809-1892
texts
eye 380
favorite 1
comment 0
The Medical Heritage Library
by Earle, Pliny, 1809-1892
texts
eye 425
favorite 1
comment 0
Spine title: German asylums
Topics: Asylums, Asylums
Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Hospitals, Psychiatric, Mental Disorders
Building Technology Heritage Library
by Rosebrook, Guy L.
texts
eye 1,806
favorite 6
comment 0
64 p., ill., plans, 29 cm, trade catalog
Topics: house plans -- catalogs, domestic architecture, ranch houses
Building Technology Heritage Library
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10,117
ITEMS
4.7M
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by Association for Preservation Technology, Int.
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The Building Technology Heritage Library (BTHL) is primarily a collection of American and Canadian, pre-1964 architectural trade catalogs, house plan books and technical building guides. Trade catalogs are an important primary source to document past design and construction practices. These materials can aid in the preservation and conservation of older structures as well as other research goals. About the Building Technology Heritage Library The BTHL contains materials from various private and...
Topic: Building Technology Heritage Library
Building Technology Heritage Library
by Home Plan Book Co.
texts
eye 11,450
favorite 22
comment 0
52 p, B&W illus and photos
Topics: house plans -- catalogs, domestic architecture, residential designs and plans
Winterthur Museum Library
by Heywood-Wakefield Company
texts
eye 726
favorite 7
comment 0
Topics: Office furniture--Catalogs, Chairs--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Office furniture, Trade...
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 504
favorite 8
comment 0
Topics: Furniture--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Furniture
Winterthur Museum Library
by Paine Furniture Company (Boston, Mass.)
texts
eye 619
favorite 5
comment 0
Catalog of college furnishings.
Topics: House furnishings--Catalogs, Furniture--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Furniture, Trade catalogs--House...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Harris & Company (Salem, Oh.)
texts
eye 5,697
favorite 51
comment 0
Topics: Commercial art--Catalogs, Drugs--Labeling--Catalogs, Pharmacy paraphernalia--Catalogs, Trade...
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Dillmont, Thérèse de, 1846-1890
texts
eye 11,171
favorite 29
comment 0
Issued in portfolios
Topic: Embroidery
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Dillmont, Thérèse de, 1846-1890
texts
eye 7,815
favorite 26
comment 0
Issued in portfolios
Topic: Embroidery
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
collection
640
ITEMS
753,439
VIEWS
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Established in 1962, the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library is one of the major art history reference libraries in the country. Free and open year-round on weekdays, the Clark Library is – rare among research collections – open to the public without qualification. Focusing on post-medieval art, the Clark Library’s collection is outstanding in Italian and Northern Renaissance, Baroque, and French nineteenth-century, history of photography, and contemporary art fields and is...
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Day, Lewis Foreman, 1845-1910; Buckle, Mary
texts
eye 7,913
favorite 12
comment 0
Topic: Embroidery
Smithsonian Libraries
by Waring, Mary E
texts
eye 27,572
favorite 122
comment 3
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topic: Embroidery
Winterthur Museum Library
by Jeremiah Rotherman & Co. (London, England)
texts
eye 5,892
favorite 22
comment 0
Topics: Interior decoration--Catalogs, Clothing and dress--Catalogs.
Boston Public Library
by Legrand, Jacques Amable, 1820-1912; Pène du Bois, Henri, 1858-1906
texts
eye 946
favorite 3
comment 0
Topic: Stamp collecting
Source: bplgrhum
California Digital Library
by Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937
texts
eye 751
favorite 3
comment 0
Contains music
Topic: World War, 1914-1918
California Digital Library
by Bercovici, Konrad, 1882-1961; Boni & Liveright. pbl; Cahan, Samuel; Roth, Herb
texts
eye 759
favorite 1
comment 0
Topic: New York (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs Fiction
Ace Comics Collection
texts
eye 1,737
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: soviet, military, civilian, sane, experimental, alert, comparatively, reds
Prelinger Archives
by U.S. Department of Agriculture
movies
eye 5,750
favorite 19
comment 2
The work of a forest ranger: forest management, maintenance, fire suppression; an excellent firefighting sequence.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Forest industry, Occupations: Forestry, Fires and firefighting
Classic TV Commercials uploaded by Vinnie Rattolle
by Kellogg's
movies
eye 1,050
favorite 1
comment 1
Yogi Bear endorses a defunct cereal in this black-and-white 1960 commercial.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: classic tv commercial, cereal, Yogi Bear, cartoons, animated mascot, animation, Kellogg's Cereal,...
Comic Books and Graphic Novels
by Stan Lee, Jack Kirby
texts
eye 4,694
favorite 23
comment 0
The Avengers
Topics: Avengers, Magazines, Marvel Comics superhero teams, Superhero comics
Crazy Magazine
texts
eye 3,228
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Magazines, Satire, Crazy Magazine, Humor
Community Audio
by Institute of Ideas
audio
eye 155
favorite 1
comment 0
Battle of Ideas 2012, 21st October, Barbican, London Many people wear Remembrance Day poppies as a sign of respect for British soldiers who died in the two World Wars. More recently, the Royal British Legion, which sells the poppies to raise money, has highlighted the cause of soldiers killed and injured in the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. For some, wearing the poppy is like wearing an AIDS ribbon or a Make Poverty History wristband; all are generally understood as non-political expressions of...
Topics: battle of ideas, battle, ideas, debate, politics, public, 2012, poppies, remembrance day, WWI, war,...
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
texts
eye 936
favorite 25
comment 0
Fabric samples mounted in accordion-style, silk covered, volumes in brown cloth-covered folios
Topics: Textile fabrics -- Asia, Sample books
Source: folio
Previous editions issued by Lyford and Boyce, Boston.--Cf. NUC, v. 347
Topics: Lettering, Signs and signboards
Source: folio
The Library of Congress
by Strong, Charles Jay, 1865- [from old catalog]; Strong, Lawrence Stewart, 1888- [from old catalog] joint author
texts
eye 8,098
favorite 104
comment 0
Topics: Sign painting, Advertising cards. [from old catalog], Lettering
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Maison Robert, firm, Paris; Ducroquet, Victor
texts
eye 9,227
favorite 53
comment 0
Mounted label on inside of front cover: Maison Robert, Victor Ducroquet, gendre et successeur, no. 78312
Topics: Textile fabrics -- France -- History -- 19th century, Sample books
Source: folio
Catalogs Collection
by Joseph Watson
texts
eye 338
favorite 8
comment 0
A catalogue and specimen of the type and presses offered for sale by Joseph Watson and intended for amateur printers and small businesses. The presses include the Centennial, Young America, Last and Best, United States, Samson, and Lightning lines of presses. This digital edition was scanned by Stephen O. Saxe from his copy, with additional image preparation by Dr. David M. MacMillan. The two ordinary PDF files here are 600dpi (349 Megabytes) and 300dpi (191 Meg.) versions of this document. The...
Topics: watson, young america, printing presses, printing press, type
Yonder Mountain String Band
by Yonder Mountain String Band
etree
eye 154,899
favorite 110
comment 16
Set 1: No Expectations, Another Day, River*, Mental Breakdown, Sunday Afternoon, Left Me In A Hole, Crow Black Chicken^, Where They Do Not Know My Name^, Death Trip^, Near Me, Not Far Away, New Horizons > I'm Only Sleeping > New Horizons Set 2: And Your Bird Can Sing > Sideshow Blues, Mossy Cow, Country Boy Rock & Roll, Sorrow Is A Highway, Troubled Mind > 20 Eyes, Kentucky Mandolin > Just The Same, Lord Only Knows (Part One) > Sometimes I've Won + > On The Run >...
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Topic: Live concert
Source: SBD > Lunatec V2 > Sony PCM-M1 (44.1khz)
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question
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The Waybacks
by The Waybacks
etree
eye 7,567
favorite 7
comment 3
The Waybacks 10-08-2006 Speedway Meadows-Golden Gate Park San Francisco,CA 01:The River, 02:New Orleans, 03:Bertha*, 04:Jack Straw*, 05:Big River*, 06:19th Nervous Breakdown*, 07:Dupree's Diamond Blues*, 08:Petrified Man*, 09:Dire Wolf**, 10:Kashmir*, 11:Saint Stephen* > 12:William Tell Bridge*, 13:Last Time*, 14:Casey Jones**, E: 15:Like a Rolling Stone** * with Bob Weir ** also with Gillian Welch, David Rawlings
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Waybacks, Bob Weir, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, NeumannU89i's:Steve Schneider
Source: Neumann U89i's(hypercards-20' spread-behind sbd)>ApogeeA/D1000(uv16)>TascamDA-P1(48khz)
The National
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eye 632
favorite 1
comment 0
01 Fake Empire 02 I Should Live in Salt 03 Don't Swallow the Cap 04 Bloodbuzz Ohio 05 Sea of Love 06 Demons 07 Afraid of Everyone 08 Conversation 16 09 Squalor Victoria 10 This is the Last Time 11 I Need My Girl 12 Graceless 13 England 14 Mr. November 15 Terrible Love (with Bob Weir)
Source: Schoeps CCM4s > Tinybox > Sony PCM-M10
Grace Potter and the Nocturnals
by Grace Potter and the Nocturnals
etree
eye 173
favorite 1
comment 0
Grace Potter & The Nocturnals Outside Lands Festival Golden Gate Park San Francisco CA Aug 24 2008 (Sunday) Neumann KM140s > Sound Devices MP2 > Edirol R09 (16/44) > CDWAV > TLH > FLAC16 01. Ah, Mary 02. Mastermind 03. Ain't No Time 04. Apologies 05. Stop The Bus 06. Sugar 07. Paint It Black 08. Paris (Ooh La La) Another Wilson66 Master... enjoy!
Source: Neumann KM140s > Sound Devices MP2 > Edirol R09 (24/48)
Alabama Shakes
by Alabama Shakes
etree
eye 3,215
favorite 1
comment 0
Outside Lands Festival, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CA 01 Goin' To The Party 02 Hold On 03 Hang Loose 04 Always Alright 05 I Found You 06 Rise To The Sun 07 Heartbreaker 08 Boys And Girls 09 Be Mine 10 Mama 11 I Ain't The Same 12 You Ain't Alone 13 Heavy Chevy
Topic: Outside Lands Festival
Source: Schoeps > Tinybox > DAT
San Francisco Public Library
by San Francisco (Calif.). Recreation and Park Dept; Royston, Hanamoto, Alley & Abey; DKS Associates; San Francisco (Calif.). Dept. of Public Works
texts
eye 260
favorite 1
comment 0
"Adopted by the Recreation and Park Commission, October 15, 1998"
Topics: Parks, City planning
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
by Mailliard, Joseph, 1857-; California Academy of Sciences
texts
eye 3,617
favorite 5
comment 0
Description of birds in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park
Topics: Birds -- California San Francisco, Golden Gate Park (San Francisco, Calif.)
California Digital Library
by San Francisco (Calif.). Board of Park Commissioners; Hall, Wm. Ham. (William Hammond); Olmsted, Frederick Law, 1822-1903; McLaren, John, d. 1943
texts
eye 319
favorite 1
comment 0
Topic: Golden Gate Park (San Francisco, Calif.)
Community Texts
by Isaac Sprague, Alpheus Baker Hervey
texts
eye 510
favorite 2
comment 0
From Original Water-Color Drawings After Nature. By Isaac Sprague. Descriptive text by Rev. A. B. Hervey. With Extracts from Longfellow, Whittier, Bryant, Holmes, and others. Published by Nims and Knight, Troy, NY
Topics: Flowers North America, Botany North America
California Digital Library
by Fripp, Alfred Downing, Sir, b. 1865; Thompson, Ralph
texts
eye 14,185
favorite 21
comment 0
Topic: Anatomy, Artistic
Prelinger Library
by Floercky, Herbert Edward; California. State Dept. of Education; Shippey, Lee, 1884-
texts
eye 698
favorite 1
comment 0
Topics: History -- Textbooks, Dams, San Francisco Bay (Calif.) -- Bridges, Hoover Dam (Ariz. and Nev.)
Books to Borrow
by Jackson, Charlotte E. Cobden
texts
eye 39
favorite 1
comment 0
First published in 1955 under title: The story of San Francisco
"Being the fashionable private address directory and ladies' visiting and shopping guide."
Topics: Clubs, Clubs
San Francisco Public Library
by Western Press Association
texts
eye 320
favorite 1
comment 0
Another copy bound with other pamphlets on San Francisco under call number 917.9461 Sa528:4
San Francisco Public Library
texts
eye 2,581
favorite 1
comment 0
"Containing the names, addresses, reception days and country residences of the elite of San Francisco, Oakland, Alameda, Los Angeles, Menlo Park, Redwood City, San Mateo, Sacramento, San Diego, San Jose and Santa Clara, San Rafael, Sausalito, Stockton, and California Colony in New York."
Topics: Clubs, Clubs
San Francisco Public Library
texts
eye 3,291
favorite 1
comment 0
"Containing the names, addresses, reception days and country residences of the elite of San Francisco, Oakland, Alameda, Los Angeles, Menlo Park, Redwood City, San Mateo, Sacramento, San Diego, San Jose and Santa Clara, San Rafael, Sausalito, Stockton, and California Colony in New York."
Topics: Clubs, Clubs
San Francisco Public Library
by Scott, Mel, 1906-; San Francisco (Calif.). City Planning Commission
texts
eye 745
favorite 2
comment 0
"This report ... is based on a technical report entitled 'Western Addition District Redevelopment study,' prepared by Mr. Scott ... made at the request of the Board of Supervisors of the City and County of San Francisco, to whom the report was presented on December, 29, 1947."
Topics: Urban renewal, City planning
San Francisco Public Library
by San Francisco Neighborhood Arts Program; San Francisco (Calif.). Art Commission
texts
eye 101
favorite 1
comment 0
"Funded by City and County of San Francisco, National Endowment for the Arts, San Francisco Foundation, Zellerbach Family Fund"--P. 3
Topics: San Francisco Neighborhood Arts Program, San Francisco Neighborhood Arts Program, National...
San Francisco Public Library
by Townley, Robert P; Perry, John E
texts
eye 404
favorite 1
comment 0
"San Francisco street cars, 1944 through 1964"--Cover
Topics: Market Street Railway, San Francisco Municipal Railway, Street-railroads, Local transit
California Digital Library
by Sterling, George, 1869-1926; Bruguière, Francis Joseph, ill
texts
eye 322
favorite 2
comment 0
Topic: Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915 : San Francisco, Calif.)
New York Public Library
by Bruguière, Francis Joseph
texts
eye 392
favorite 3
comment 0
Topic: San Francisco (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
San Francisco Public Library
by San Francisco Redevelopment Agency (San Francisco, Calif.)
texts
eye 105
favorite 2
comment 0
Cover title: Art in San Francisco
Topics: Public art, Art
California Digital Library
by Albertype Co; Cunningham, Curtiss & Welch
texts
eye 487
favorite 3
comment 0
Cover title: San Francisco views